About

This is where young scholars explore their intellectual curiosity and share their knowledge to benefit others.

Knowledge forCommon Good

Korean Educational Association for Empowerment of Software is a non-profit organization registered in the Ministry of Science and ICT in the Republic of Korea. We are committed to developing high skilled manpower and encouraging international exchange in the field of science and ICT, and giving youth a variety of opportunities to build skills, experiences and global awareness in various fields with leadership and innovation. We have main offices in the United States of America and the Republic of Korea.

The U.S. Center provides opportunities for youth career exploration and operates programs to cultivate expertise in various fields, promotes social contribution and youth volunteer activities, trains software professionals. and promotes software-related conferences and international exchanges.

• Web : ksei.or.kr

• U.S. Center: 11890 Sunrise Valley Dr Suite 203, Reston VA 20191

HOBY Korea has been an international partner of Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership Foundation for the Republic of Korea since 2003, currently run by KOREAN EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR EMPOWERMENT OF SOFTWARE. HOBY Korea is the first to introduce unique HOBY-style leadership program to Korea which was sensational and changed the whole trend of youth programs in Korea. Following HOBY’s vision and mission, HOBY Korea is committed to giving future Korean leaders an opportunity to develop their leadership skills and to empower individuals to make a positive difference within our global society. HOBY Korea is a non-profit organization registered in Seoul Metropolitan City.

• Web : hobykorea.com


Our mission is to motivate youth to excel to lead for the common good. To fulfill this mission, we provide youth with various programs for their leadership development and also for their profession, giving them confidence that they can make a positive influence on themselves and others.

We always seek innovation to accomplish our mission, sparking young people not only from S. Korea but from around the world to develop themselves into authentic leaders.